This Fall, Josefien Stoppelenburg and Jean Hatmaker have recorded a CD, with new works for cello and voice!

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Musical gems by Stacy Garrop, Alexis Bacon, Willem Stoppelenburg, Ronald Tremain, Paul AyresAntonio Bibalo, and Katherine Dudney!


Josefien is also a painter. Please visit JosefienStoppelenburg-Art.com

Zaterdag 1 februari 2020,
20:15 uur
Ensemble Brothers and Sisters
Podium Heemstede (Netherlands)
Bestel kaarten
February 7, 2020 at 7:30 pm
Arizona Bach Festival
Central United Methodist Church, AZ
Josefien performs solo cantata
BWV 52 (J.S.Bach)
Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht
February 8, 2020 at 9:30 am-noon
Arizona Bach Festival
Josefien presents a Masterclass on Vocal Baroque Performance
March 14, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Arizona Bach Festival
Bach Birthday Celebration
This year’s event will feature soprano Josefien Stoppelenburg, accompanied by Dr. Craig Westendorf in music by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, Claudio Monteverdi, and G. F. Handel.
March 22, 2020 at 3:00 pm
St Louis Bach Society
St John Passion

Webster Groves Presbyterian Church, Missouri


April 7, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Recital at the Poetry Foundation
with Stephen Alltop, piano

Join us for an evening of poetry and music with pianist Stephen Alltop and soprano Josefien Stoppelenburg, who offer a wide-ranging program with poetic perspectives on life and love. The presentation includes poetry by Heinrich Heine, Friedrich Rückert, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Sara Teasdale, and e.e. cummings in evocative musical settings by Gustav Mahler, Alma Mahler, William Bolcom, Stacy Garrop, and Gwyneth Walker.

8:00 pm Friday, April 24, 2020

3:00 pm Sunday, April 26, 2020

Dayton Opera: Going for Baroque!

ASHLEY DIXON mezzo-soprano
JOHN HOLIDAY* countertenor

KAREN RUSSO BURKE choreographer
GARY BRIGGLE stage director

*Dayton Opera debut

Dayton Opera travels back in time to the beautiful beginnings of opera in a first-time exploration of the lavish Baroque period of music. The Schuster Center swells with ornate arias from operas composed in the colorful musical style and masterful vocal technique that emerged from the Renaissance. The program will also feature the Dayton Opera Chorus and dancers from Dayton Ballet.


May 1, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Bach Week Evanston

Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut, BWV 199 (Cantata for soprano solo)

Anderson Chapel, North Park University
5149 Spaulding Avenue, Chicago

Josefien Stoppelenburg, soprano
Leighann Daihl, baroque flute
Debra Nagy, baroque oboe
Allison Nyquist, concertmaster
Bach Week Festival Chorus and Period Instrument Orchestra
Richard Webster, conductor



May 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Ralph Vaughn Williams:

A Song of Thanksgiving

First United Methodist Church of Oak Park
​324 N. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302

The Michael Teolis Singers will present a concert commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II. The program will include music that was written to celebrate the Allied heroes, but also remembering others who contributed to the victory – some making the ultimate sacrifice. Joining MTS for this special event is soprano Josefien Stoppelenburg, who will be the featured soloist for Ralph Vaughan Williams’ stirring and passionate work, “A Song of Thanksgiving.” Other selections will include a song of the Tuskegee Airmen; sounds of the Big Bands, some patriotic favorites, as well as a piece honoring those lost in the Holocaust.


June 15

Live from WFMT, at 8:00 pm

Josefien Stoppelenburg has carte blanche for this live radio performance!

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Season 2019/20: Stay tuned!

Performances with the Arizona Bach Festival, Dayton Opera, St Louis Bach Society, Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra, Rembrandt Chamber Players, Bach Week Festival and many more

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